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Staff Engineer Software-9868

Requisition ID: R10111224

  • CategoryCategory: Engineering
  • LocationLocation: Roy, UT, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: Secret
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman's Space Systems organization is seeking a Staff Engineer Software to join the Command and Launch Team as a Physical Security Systems Software Engineer.  This position will be located in Roy, UT.  This position may require occasional travel to Northrop Grumman and Government locations within the United States.   

The selected candidate will design, develop, test, integrate, document, and deliver software in support of the Sentinel Physical Security team. The candidate will have a leadership role in the team as an engineer, coach, and mentor to less experienced team members. This is a hands-on technical position--a deep understanding of software engineering is required.

Key responsibilities:
• Apply technical expertise in solving complex integration challenges
• Mentor fellow software engineers and support their technical efforts
• Participate in software peer reviews
• Participate in the full life cycle of software development
• Utilization of strong software engineering skills
• Keep abreast of relevant tools and technologies
• Foster relationships with collaborating teams within the Sentinel program
• Interface frequently with government customers, program management and technical staff

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, and 14+ years of experience OR a Master's Degree with 12+ years of experience OR 9 years of experience with a PhD
• Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance with Special Access Program (SAP) access
• Working knowledge of Object-Oriented Analysis and Design principles
• At least 3 years’ experience with web technologies such as Node.js, JavaScript, and TypeScript
• Experience with full stack software development

Preferred Qualifications • Deep experience with modern web technologies, virtual machines, containerized applications, Kubernetes, and client frameworks
• 4-5 years’ experience with technologies such as Node.js, JavaScript, and TypeScript
• Master’s degree in software engineering or similar
• Active DoD Secret clearance (in-scope)
• Current Special Program Access (SAP)

Salary Range: $139,000 USD - $208,600 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.